Spaceship Earth Transforms into “Monsters University” Star Mike Wazowski to Announce All-Night Parties for Disney Parks

Spaceship Earth Transforms into "Monsters University" Star Mike Wazowski to Announce All-Night Parties for Disney Parks

(April 25, 2013) – In a dramatic projection Thursday night that transformed Spaceship Earth, Disney Parks announced that Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort will kick off a Monstrous Summer by keeping three theme parks open for 24 hours nonstop on May 24, the beginning of Memorial Day Weekend. To announce the 24-hour Disney Parks “All-Nighter,” the sphere of Spaceship Earth in Epcot was transformed from Disney Parks icon to Disney●Pixar “Eye-con,” becoming a 180-foot-tall, fully animated Mike Wazowski from the upcoming Disney●Pixar film Monsters University. Epcot is located at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. (David Roark, photographer)

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